Dermabrasion and microdermabrasion.

  title={Dermabrasion and microdermabrasion.},
  author={Lora Alkhawam and M Alam},
  journal={Facial plastic surgery : FPS},
  volume={25 5},
Dermabrasion and microdermabrasion are facial resurfacing techniques that mechanically ablate aged or damaged skin to promote reepithelialization. Although the act of physically abrading the skin is common to both procedures, dermabrasion and microdermabrasion employ different instruments and are distinct in their technical executions. Dermabrasion completely removes the epidermis and penetrates to the level of the papillary or reticular dermis, inducing remodeling of the skin's structural… CONTINUE READING

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